Charlotte-based Duke Energy has bought the shares in California-based REC Solar that it didn’t already own. The purchase expands Duke’s clean energy offerings for commercial and industrial companies. Duke Energy had owned the majority of shares in the company since 2015.
U.S. District Court Judge Malcolm Howard has ordered Murphy-Brown LLC, the North Carolina-based subsidiary of Smithfield Foods Inc., to honor an agreement it signed more than a decade ago to clean up water pollution at industrial hog farm sites. The sites, according to environmentalists, are in Bladen, Columbus, Duplin, Pitt, Sampson and Scotland counties.
DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Durham County Judge Carl Fox ordered the owners of a home on Holloway Street to begin lead abatement work by the middle of next month, about a year after pressure washing caused lead-based paint chips to come off the home and land in the yards of their neighbors. Holly Dwan and […]